Chu Teh-Chun

General

  • Died on March 26, 2014, in Paris France

  • 1941Graduated from the School of Fine Arts of Hangzhou, Hangzhou, China

  • 1920Born in Baitou Zhen in the province of Jiangsu, China

Awards

  • 2006Médaille, d’Or du Mérite Européen, Luxembourg, Luxembourg

  • 2006Officier, de l’Ordre National du Mérite, Paris, France

  • 2001Chevalier, Ordre des Palmes Académiques, Paris, France

  • 2001Chevalier, Legion d' Honneur, French Republic, Paris, France

  • 1997Elected to the Académie Française, Académie Française, Paris, France

  • 1956Silver medal, The Salon of French Artists, Paris, France

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2014Chu Teh-Chun, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2013Colors/Forms: Chu Teh-Chun, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts , Taichung, Taiwan.

  • 2013Chu Teh-Chun: Les chemins de l’abstraction, Pinacothèque de Paris, Paris, France.

  • 2012Chu Teh-Chun: Nature in Abstraction, de Sarthe Gallery, Hong Kong, China.

  • 2011Chu Teh-Chun: Process and Transformation, FEAST Projects, Hong Kong, China.

  • 2010Chu Teh-Chun, Retrospective, The National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China.

  • 2010Of Snow, Gold and Sky Blue: Hand-painted Ceramics and Calligraphy by Chu Teh-Chun, Macau Museum of Art, Macau, China.

  • 2009 Musée des Beaux-Arts de Suzhou, Suzhou, China.

  • 2009Chu Teh-Chun, De neige, d’or et d’azur, Musée Guimet, Paris , France.

  • 2009Chu Teh-Chun, Marlborough Fine Art, London, England.

  • 2008Chu Teh-Tun: works on paper, Marlborough Gallery, New York, NY, United States.

  • 2008Chu Teh-chun 88 Retrospective, National History Museum of Art, Taipei, Taiwan.

  • 2007Chu Teh-Chun: Pintura reciente, Marlborough Madrid, Madrid, Spain.

  • 2007 Royal Ueno Museum, Tokyo, Japan.

  • 2006 Galerie Art Pagés , Baden-Baden, Germany.

  • 2006Multiples, J. Bastien Art, Brussels, Belgium.

  • 2006Chu Teh-Chun, Galerie Patrice Trigano, Paris, France.

  • 2006Peintures à l’huile, J. Bastien Art, Brussels, Belgium.

  • 2006Chu Teh-Chun: Paintings, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2005 Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China.

  • 2005 Impression Art Gallery, Taipei, China.

  • 2005La Nature Transfigurée, Museum of Guéthary, Guéthary, France.

  • 2005La Légèreté de L’Espace, J. Bastien-Art, Brussels, Belgium.

  • 2005Chu Teh-Chun, peintre, Maison Elsa Triolet-Aragon, Yvelines, France.

  • 2005L’Image Intérieure Atteint sa Plénitude dans l’Abstraction, The Museum of Fine Arts, Shanghai, China.

  • 2005 Arsenal de Metz, Metz, France.

  • 2004 Moulin de Lamouray, Jouy, France.

  • 2004 Galerie Artrium, Geneva, Switzerland.

  • 2004Chu Teh-Chun, Galerie Patrice Trigano, Paris, France.

  • 2004Chu Teh-Chun: Large Gestures (Paintings), Macau Museum of Art, Macau, China.

  • 2004 Galerie Artrium à l’UBS, Zurich, Switzerland.

  • 2004 Musée des Beaux-Arts de l’Universite de Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.

  • 2004Chu The-Chun: paysagisme des songes, Espace Miramar, Cannes, France.

  • 2003Inauguration and Symphony Festival at Shanghai Opera, Shanghai Opera, Shanghai, Peoples Republic of China.

  • 2003Listen to the Universe, Jung Yi University, Taichung, Taiwan.

  • 2003 Exposition à Châtillon-en-Diois, Drôme, France.

  • 2003Exposition de peintures sur céramique, Galerie de la Bouquinerie de l’Institut, Paris, France.

  • 2003Première présentation publique de Symphonie Festive au Palais Garnier, Palais Garnier, Paris, France.

  • 2002 Galerie Darga, Bali, Indonesia.

  • 2002Exhibition of Lithographs, Angel Art Museum, Taipei, Taiwan.

  • 2001 Museum of Art, Guang Dong, China.

  • 2001 Galerie municipale d’Archeil, Archeil, France.

  • 2000Chu Teh-Chun: Paintings, Shanghai Museum, Shanghai, China.

  • 2000Chu Teh-Chun. Peintures, Hôtel de Ville, Sochaux, France.

  • 1999Chu Teh-Chun: Poetry and Music, Alisan Fine Arts Ltd., Hong Kong, China.

  • 1999Chu Teh-Chun: Recent Works, Galerie Milstain, Brussels, Belgium.

  • 1999Chu Teh-Chun: Œuvres récentes, Villa Tamaris, La Seyne-sur-Mer, France.

  • 1998Ecstatic Depths: Recent Paintings 1986-1996, The Museum of Fine Arts, Taipei, Taiwan.

  • 1998 Galerie Enrico Navarra, Paris, France.

  • 1998 Château Haut-Gléon, Villesèque-des-Corbières, France.

  • 1998 Galerie Patrice Trigano, Paris, France.

  • 1998Importrant Works of Chu Teh-Chun: The 50’s in Taichung, New Vision Art Gallery, Taichung, Taiwan.

  • 1998 Salons du Palais des Consuls, Rouen, France.

  • 1998 Galerie Espace 061, Art Contemporain, Paris, France.

  • 1997First Traveling Exhibition in the Far East, French Association for Artistic Action (AFAA), Arts Palace, Beijing, China.

  • 1997 Bouquinerie de L’Institut, Paris, France.

  • 1997 Galerie Alisan Fine Arts Ltd., Hong Kong, China.

  • 1996 Galerie Moly, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

  • 1995Primal Signs, Stratford Gallery, Stratford, Canada.

  • 1995 Galerie Régis Dorval, Le Touquet, France.

  • 1995 Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Canada.

  • 1994 Dimensions Art Gallery, Taichung, Taiwan.

  • 1994 Dimensions Art Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan.

  • 1994 Dimensions Art Gallery, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

  • 1994Trésor Singapore 1994, Soobin Art Gallery, Singapore, Singapore.

  • 1994 Galerie Patrice Trigano, Paris, France.

  • 1994 Musée Amérindien de Pointe Blueu, Quebec, Canada. Traveled to traveled to the Musée d’Art de Juliette, Juliette, Quebec, Canada; Maison de la Culture Mercier, Montreal, Canada

  • 1994 Galerie Municipale, Vitry sur Seine, France.

  • 1994 Dimensions Art Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan.

  • 1994Treffpunkt Kunst, Musée Ludwig, Sarrelouis, Germany.

  • 1993 Galerie Protée, Toulouse, France.

  • 1993 Galerie Régis Dorval, Le Touquet, France.

  • 1993 Dimensions Art Gallery, Taichung, Taiwan.

  • 1993 Dimensions Art Gallery, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

  • 1992Primal Signs, Palais Montcalm, Quebec, Canada.

  • 1992 Galerie Pierre, Taichung, Taipei, Taiwan.

  • 1992 Art Bartschi Compagnie, Galerie du Château, Geneva, Switzerland.

  • 1992Work from the 60’s, Galerie Arlette Gimaray, Paris, France.

  • 1991 Galerie Patrice Trigano, Paris, France.

  • 1991 Galerie Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg.

  • 1991 Musée d’Art Contemporain, Dunkerque, France.

  • 1990 Pyramide Pernod, Créteil, France.

  • 1990 Galerie Régis Dorval, Le Touquet, France.

  • 1990 Galerie Hélène Trintignant, Montpellier, France.

  • 1990 Galerie Bellecour, Lyon, France.

  • 1989 Galerie Arlette Gimaray, Paris, France.

  • 1989 Galerie Gabrielle, Strasbourg, France.

  • 1989 Galerie Artlo, Toulouse, France.

  • 1989 Galerie Sylvie Lanel, Honfleur, France.

  • 1988 Galerie Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg.

  • 1988 Galerie Régis Dorval, Le Touquet, France.

  • 1988 Galerie Septentrion, Marcq-en Baroeul, France.

  • 1988 Musée des Arts, Taichung, Taiwan.

  • 1988 Musée d’Art Moderne, Liège, Belgium.

  • 1987 King Ling Art Center, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

  • 1987 Galerie Triform, Taipei, Taiwan.

  • 1987 Lung Men Art Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan.

  • 1987Retrospective, Museum of National History, Taipei, Taiwan.

  • 1987 Galerie Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg.

  • 1986 Galerie Hélène Trintignant, Montpellier, France.

  • 1986 Centre d’Arts et Loisirs, Privas, France.

  • 1986 Galerie Bellecour, Lyon, France.

  • 1986 Galerie Bernard Jagot, Saint-Nazaire, France.

  • 1986 The Hong Kong Institute for the Promotion of Chinese Culture, Hong Kong, China.

  • 1985 Maison des Arts et Loisirs, Sochaux, France.

  • 19855 abstraits en 1985, Galerie Pierre Hubert, Geneva, Switzerland.

  • 1985 Galerie Suzanne Pons, Cannes, France.

  • 1985 Centre Culturel Municipal, Gentilly, France.

  • 1985 Galerie Bellint, Paris, France.

  • 1984 Théâtre municipal, Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg.

  • 1983 Galerie Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg.

  • 1982Rétrospective de peintures et dessins de 1955 à 1982, Musée des Beaux Arts André Malraux, Le Havre, France.

  • 1982 Maison de la Culture, Nantes, France.

  • 1982Rétrospective de peintures et dessins de 1955 à 1982, Musée des Beaux Arts André Malraux, Le Havre, France.

  • 1980 Galerie Arts et Lettres, Saint-Nazaire, France.

  • 1980 Syn’Art, Paris, France.

  • 1979 Galerie France, Bordeaux, France.

  • 1979 Galerie Suillerot, Paris, France.

  • 1979 Galerie Musée de Poche, Paris, France.

  • 1978 Maison de la Culture, Saint-Etienne, France.

  • 1978 Paul Bruck Gallery, Luxembourg, Luxembourg.

  • 1978 Galerie San Carlo, Naples, Italy.

  • 1977Retrospective, Maison de la Culture of Saint-Etienne, Saint-Etienne, France.

  • 1977 Antiope Gallery, Sorrento, Italy.

  • 1977 Mikeldi Gallery, Bilbao, Spain.

  • 1975 Galerie Sagittaire, Annemasse, France.

  • 1974 Galerie Soleil, Paris, France.

  • 1973 Galerie Horn, Luxembourg, Luxembourg.

  • 1972 Mikeldi Gallery, Bilbao, Spain.

  • 1972 Galerie Die Dritte Welt, Munich, Germany.

  • 1970 Galerie Royal Luxembourg, Nice, France.

  • 1969 La Galerie Henri Gregoire, Marseilles, France.

  • 1969 Tenth São Paulo Biennial, São Paulo, Brazil.

  • 1969 La Galerie Roger Le Grall, Paris, France.

  • 1968 Latzer Gallery, Kreuzlingen, Switzerland.

  • 1967 Galerie L’Art et la View, Lyon, France.

  • 1967 Latzer Gallery, Kreuzlingen, Switzerland.

  • 1967 La Galerie Raber, Lucerne, Switzerland.

  • 1967 La Galerie de L’Université de Paris, Paris, France.

  • 1965 Latzer Gallery, Kreuzlingen, Switzerland.

  • 1965 La Galerie de L’Universite of Paris, Paris, France.

  • 1965L’art au Village, Saint-Jeoire en Faucigny, Haute Savoie, France.

  • 1963 Galerie Legendre, Paris, France.

  • 1962 Galerie Legendre, Paris, France.

  • 1962 Galerie Baier, Mayence, France.

  • 1960 Galerie Legendre, Paris, France.

  • 1958 Galerie du Haut-Pavé, Paris, France.

  • 1954 Zhongshan-Tang, Taipei, Taiwan.

Group Exhibitions

  • 2012Voyage of Discovery, Chinese Culture Center, Paris, France.

  • 2011Chu Teh-Chun: Process and Transformation, FEAST Projects, Hong Kong, China.

  • 2011Summer Group Exhibition, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2008Works on paper, Marlborough Gallery, New York, NY, United States.

  • 2008Summer Exhibition, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2008 Shanghai Art Fair 2008, Shanghai, China.

  • 2008Group Show, Marlborough Monaco, Monte Carlo, Monaco.

  • 2008Premier Eté Contemporain, Musee Marmottan - Claude Monet, Paris, France.

  • 2007Exploration - New Ink Art Shanghai 2007, Alisan Fine Arts Ltd., Hong Kong, China. Traveled to Shanghai Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai, China

  • 2007 CIGE Art Fair, Beijing, China.

  • 2007 Shanghai Contemporary Art Fair, Shanghai, China.

  • 2006 CIGE Art Fair, Beijing, China.

  • 2006Chu Teh-Chun & Antoine Poncet, Frank Pages Art Galerie, Baden-Baden, Germany.

  • 1998Usporednosti - 12 Francuskih Umjetnika, Museum of Modern Art, Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik, Croatia.

  • 1972 Die Dritte Welt Gallery, Munich, Germany.

  • 1964 Carnegie Art Museum, Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, United States.

  • 1964 Merlin Gallery, Athens, Greece.

  • 1964 Bineth Gallery, Jerusalem, Israel.

  • 1964Maison Internationale de la Cité Universitaire, Cité Universitaire de Paris, Paris, France.

  • 1963 Galerie Legendre, Paris, France.

  • 1963 Galleria San Fedele, Milan, Italy.

  • 1961 Salon de Mai, Paris, France.

  • 1960Ecole de Paris 1960, Galerie Charpentier, Paris, France.

  • 1956Painters of Today, Garden at the Palais Royal, Palais Royal, Paris, France.

  • 1956 Salon Comparaison, Paris, France.

Public Collections

  • Société Corima, Paris, France

  • Shanghai Opera House, Shanghai, China

  • Shanghai Museum of Art, Shanghai, China

  • Présidence de la Société des Eaux, Marseilles, France

  • Présidence de la CFDT, Paris, France

  • National Museum, Dhaka, Bangladesh

  • National Library, Bogotá, Colombia

  • Musée Hyacinthe Rigaud, Perpignan, France

  • Musée des beaux-arts André Malraux, Le Havre, France

  • Musée de Pierrefeu, Nice, France

  • Musée d’art moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France

  • Musée d’art contemporain de la Ville de Liége, Liége, France

  • Musée d’art contemporain, Dunkerque, France

  • Musée Cernuschi, Paris, France

  • Musée Bertrand, Châteauroux, France

  • Maison de la Culture de la Société des Eaux, Marseilles, France

  • Mairie de Sochaux: M.A.I.S., Sochaux, France

  • Mairie de la Ville Vitry-sur-Seine, Vitry-sur-Seine, France

  • Guangdong Museum of Art, Canton, China

  • Fonds National d’Art Contemporain, Paris, France

  • Fondation Septentrion, Marcq-en-Barceul, France

  • Fonds du Musée d’Art Contemporain de Bourg-en-Bresse, Bourg-en-Bresse, France

  • Fonds départmental d’art contemporain du Val-de-Marne, Val-de-Marne, France

  • Direction du Centre hospitalier de Bunet, Toulon, France

  • Bibliothéque Nationale, Paris, France

Catalogues and Monographs

  • 2010The National Art Museum of China. Chu Teh-Chun: Retrospective. Beijing: The National Art Museum of China.

  • 2009Marlborough Inc.. Chu Teh-Chun. London: Marlborough Fine Arts Ltd..

  • 2008Marlborough Inc.. Chu Teh-Chun: Pintura Reciente. Madrid: Galeria Marlborough.

  • 2008Marlborough Inc.. Chu Teh-Chun: Works on Paper. New York: Marlborough Gallery.

  • 2007The Ueno Royal Museum. Chu Teh-Chun. Tokyo: Thin Chang Corporation.

  • 2006Rémy, Pierre-Jean. Chu Teh-Chun. Paris: Éditions de la Différence.

  • 2005Lei, Li, ed. Chu Teh-Chun: Exposition of Recent Paintings by Chu Teh-Chun. Shanghai: Shanghai Bookstore Publishing House.

  • 2005Harambourg, Lydia. Chu Teh-Chun: Editions des Œurves des l’Académie des Beaux-Arts de l’Institut de France. Paris: Editions de l’Education du Hebei.

  • 2000Restany, Pierre. Chu Teh-Chun. Paris: Galerie Enrico Navarra.

  • 2000Cabanne, Pierre. Chu Teh-Chun. Paris: Flammarion.

  • 1993Cabanne, Pierre. Chu Teh-Chun. Paris: Cercle d’Art Publications.

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